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What are some side effects from taking anti-depressants in children?

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Dr. Thomas Riney
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In brief: Sleepiness

Some children will be sleepy at first, and the meds may interfere with school.
If the child has been seeing a board certified child psychiatrist, then they are probably indicated. Studies in kids are limited with this class of drugs, but they can be helpful in teens.

In brief: Sleepiness

Some children will be sleepy at first, and the meds may interfere with school.
If the child has been seeing a board certified child psychiatrist, then they are probably indicated. Studies in kids are limited with this class of drugs, but they can be helpful in teens.
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